Feb 7, 2013 3:00pm PST
dating back, that the u.n. represent i have to syria describes cities that looks like cities of berlin back in 1945. he has 60,000 syrians dead and 700,000 refugees going up to million that can collapse jordan and lebanon. then you've got inside syria the rise of al-qaeda linked forces as part of that opposition. this is something that hillary clinton herself warned about a few days ago. by not stepping in, everyone agrees that say sad is going to go but we have not stepped in to shape the opposition and not only a viable force but a force that is valuable instead of al-qaeda linked. >> chris: but we don't know that necessarily they would topple assad or al-qaeda still wouldn't have a big role, but it raises the question. here you have panetta, dempsey, clinton, petraeus the entire national security team saying arm the rebels and the white house said no, why do you think not? >> and saudi arabia, britain, france and qatar they understood the importance. i think the president does not like to intervene in these kinds of things. i think also during an election he understood that the publ
Feb 12, 2013 3:00pm PST
south of big bear lake. we are thankful that this activity moved out of the city of big bear lake and away from the residents and tourists. >> bret: what is your thought about this? , mayor? i know this is a surprise. small community anyplace. but your thoughts as this man hunt has continueed? >> we are very relieved, now that the suspect has been flushed out. we have perfect faith in the ability of law enforcement to bring this to a successful conclusion. i don't think there is any doubt at this point that is what they are going to do. >> bret: where exactly is this cabin? is there just one road in and out of there? when they say it's closed off, is it really just one way in and out? >> well, there are three different highways in and out of the big bear area. this particular community is located on one of those highways, which is highway 38. so my understanding is that all of the highways are still closed to caution and i wouldn't be surprise if the other two open soon. >> bret: what the reaction of people you talk to around town and has the area cleared out? >> by "cleared out"